Welcome to the Centre for Nursing Studies (CNS)! Whether you are a new student or returning to continue in one of our many nursing programs, the faculty and staff at the CNS are committed to nursing education and supporting your learning. The CNS is an extraordinary place where you will be part of a profession and education that will be life changing. The CNS faculty members are recognized as leaders and are committed to excellence in all aspects of nursing education, practice and research. Our staff members are knowledgeable and helpful. We take tremendous pride in our 22-year history of offering nursing programs that are dynamic, engaging and of the highest quality. Our graduates are recognized for their competence, leadership skills and ability to function in diverse health care settings. We are delighted you are a part of the CNS community and encourage you to approach your studies with enthusiasm and commitment. We wish you much success and look forward to hearing about your achievements.
On behalf of the Administrative team at the CNS, I would also like to extend a sincere welcome to all of our faculty and staff members. We have a critical important role to play in the success of our students and programs. I look forward to working with you throughout 2018-2019 to ensure that it is a successful and rewarding year for all students, faculty and staff.

Dr. Kathy Watkins, Director
Centre for Nursing Studies

SA Grace Alumni Scholarship Information 

The S.A. Grace General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae awards up to two $750.00 scholarships annually to eligible persons (as per the application criteria) who are currently undertaking part time or full time studies towards an undergraduate or graduate degree in nursing. For more information contact joan.downey@easternhealth.ca

PN/Continuing Studies Tuition Fees and Charges



CNS Scholarship Inventory 2012-2018

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The next anticipated intake of the IEN Bridging program is September 2018.
Please forward all registration inquires to the Continuing Nursing Studies Registrar, Barbara Peters at barbara.peters@mun.ca

Are you looking for a career as a Licensed Practical Nurse?

Department of Health and Community Services LPN Brochure

Department of Health and Community Services: Bursaries and Incentives for Licensed Practical Nurses and Person Care Attendants


Department of Advanced Education and Skills: Skills Development Funding


LPN Job Opportunities          

Building Brighter Futures:
Bursaries, Scholarships, and Awards

Enriching Canada by advancing Indigenous achievement
Indspire helps thousands of Indigenous students complete their education.
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Privacy Statement: The Centre for Nursing Studies respects the privacy of individuals. Information is collected and shared only as required for the administration of academic programs. Please contact Dr. Kathy Watkins, Director, if you would like more information: kwatkins@mun.ca


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